At 5:30 PM JST on December 30, the 58th Japan Record Awards will air on TBS. Many acts are nominated for the Grand Prix, including Utada Hikaru, AAA, AKB48, Ikimonogakari, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Nishino Kana, Kiritani Kenta, and Nishiuchi Mariya. The Best New Artist Award will also be given out to iKON, Hayashibe Satoshi, BOYS AND MEN, or Hayama Mizuki. The show will feature performances by many of the acts named above!
Arama! Japan will be live streaming the show and hosting a chat as well so that readers can chat with each other during the show! Links to the show and the chat are after the jump!